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De orbe nouo Petri Martyris ab Angleria Mediolanensis protonotarij C[a]esaris senatoris decades

Published 1530

This is the first complete edition of the 8 decades

Contains a vocabulary about which Pilling (Proof sheets) 2486 says "The 63rd, 64th, and 65th unnumbered lvs. contain a Vocabula Barbara of about 300 words alphabetically arranged; they are for the greater part proper names among which are a few Cuban, Central American, and Darien" (leaves i6-i8 recto). The Vocabula Barbara first appeared in the 1516 edition

Brown Univ. JCB Library catalogue

Alden, J.E. European Americana

Some copies include a woodcut map by Apianus

Publisher Compluti : Apud Michaele[m] d[e] Eguia
Pages 258
Language Latin
Call number b2220440
Digitizing sponsor John Carter Brown Library
Book contributor John Carter Brown Library
Collection jcbindigenous; JohnCarterBrownLibrary; americana
Notes No copyright page found. No table-of-contents pages found.

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